Intermodal transport gained market share against trucks in the fourth quarter of 2009, reaching a new high in the process, an analysis by FTR Associates shows. Intermodal’s share of U.S. long-haul (550-plus miles) movements of international ...
Two bits of news breaking Wednesday offered some encouragement that the economy, and trucking with it, will continue rebounding.
More pictures from South African Antarctic research expedition -- now that's extreme intermodal.
Clothing was one of nine growing sectors that produced the fifth consecutive month of expansion for the nation’s manufacturing sector.
The seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 2.7 percent in November.
It appears that trucking and the economy will be slouching toward health and stability during 2010. Here are forecasts from three sources.
As with the 2001 recession, there’s been much talk of a “jobless recovery.” It peaked with two reports in early November: Productivity increased 9.5 percent in the third quarter, while unemployment rose to 10.2 percent ...
Manufacturing monitor ISM issued a good news, bad news report today, but the good outweighs the bad. The sector expanded in November for the fourth consecutive month, says the Institute for Supply Management. The downside ...
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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